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Famous Film Actors From Boston

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List of famous movie actors & actresses who were born in Boston, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Some of these celebrities weren't necessarily born in Boston, as in some cases Boston may only be their hometown and not necessarily their birthplace. If you're from Boston then your city's claim to fame might be that the actors and actresses listed below are from there as well. There may be a lot of famous athletes, musicians and other famous people that were born in Boston, but this list highlights only names of actors and actresses.

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Abraham Paul Sarkis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Abraham Paul Sarkis Age 51, Credits: The North End and Diamond Run

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Abraham Paul Sarkis is an Actor.
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Adam Deyoe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 36, Credits: Yeti: A Love Story

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Deyoe is a film director, film producer, writer, screenwriter, film editor, production designer, film art director, screenwriter and a cinematographer.
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Adam Gropman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Adam Gropman

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Gropman is an actor.
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Adam Prout is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Adam Prout Age 39, Credits: Once Fallen

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Prout is an actor, bandleader and make-up artist.
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Adam Robitel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 40, Credits: X-Men, 2001 Maniacs & Chillerama

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Robitel is an actor, film editor, film producer and screenwriter.
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Adam Sholder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 49, Credits: Street Fighter Alpha: The Animation

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Adam Sholder is a voice actor.
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Adrian Lamo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 5'8"

Adrián Alfonso Lamo Atwood (February 20, 1981 – March 14, 2018) was an American threat analyst and hacker. Lamo first gained media attention for breaking into several high-profile ...more
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Ahvi Spindell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Ahvi Spindell Age 64, Credits: Crocodile Dundee II

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Ahvi Spindell is an actor.
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Aida Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Aida Rodriguez Age 41, Credits: The Greatest Song and Black Woman's Guide to Finding a Good Man

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Aida Rodriguez (born Aida Margarita Paradas Rodriguez; August 29, 1977) is an American comedian of Puerto Rican/Dominican descent who is best known as an outspoken commentator on TYT and for her ...more
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Aidan Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 25, Credits: Shutter Island, The TV Set & In My Sleep

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Aidan Daley Mitchell (born October 4, 1993) is an American film and TV actor. Mitchell spent his first few years in Massachusetts, but when he was 3½ years his family relocated to his ...more
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Al Avalon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Al Avalon Age 90, Credits: Breakfast at Tiffany's, Funny Girl & Experiment in Terror

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Al Avalon is a former actor.
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Al B. Sure! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 50, Credits: Peep Game and David Bowie: Black Tie White Noise

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Albert Joseph Brown III (born June 4, 1968), known professionally as Al B. Sure!, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, radio host and former record executive. He was born in ...more

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Al DelBene is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Al DelBene Age 46, Credits: Millennium Crisis

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Al DelBene is an actor.
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Al Lee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Al Lee (born June 8, 1893) was a Boston-born American actor, producer and manager in vaudeville and silent films. Lee married actress Lilyan Tashman in 1914, but the couple divorced in 1921. ...more
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Al Taylor is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Al Taylor Dec. at 64 (1887-1951), Credits: Sunset in Wyoming and Black Hills Express

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Al Taylor was an actor.
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Alem Brhan Sapp is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Alem Brhan Sapp is an actor.
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Alessandro Nivola is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 46, Credits: Face/Off, Jurassic Park III & American Hustle

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 5'9"

Alessandro Antine Nivola (born June 28, 1972) is an American actor and producer who has starred in feature films such as Face/Off, American Hustle, A Most Violent Year, and a brief appearance in ...more
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Alex Schemmer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 37, Credits: Argo, The Yellow Wallpaper & The Awakening of Spring

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Height: 1.83

Alex Schemmer is an American actor and writer. Schemmer has been featured in network shows Dexter, What About Brian, CSI: NY, House, Cougar Town and Big Love. He also starred in the film The ...more
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Alex Wexo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Alex Wexo (born March 16) is an American movie and television actor and producer. He is sometimes credited as Al Wexo. He is the founder of WexoFilms. At age five he and his family moved to ...more
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Alexander Steinert is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Dec. at 82 (1900-1982), Credits: Too Young to Kiss

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Alexander Steinert was a film score composer, actor and conductor.
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Alexander Watson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 79, Credits: A Shot in the West

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Alexander Fletcher Watson (born August 8, 1939) is a retired American ambassador and diplomat.
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Andrew Stanton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 53, Credits: Toy Story, Finding Nemo & The Incredibles

Birthplace: Rockport, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Andrew Stanton (born December 3, 1965) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and voice actor based at Pixar, which he joined in 1990. His film work includes co-writing Pixar's A ...more

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Alexandra Boylan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Alexandra Boylan was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. She started acting in her high school theater department, and began auditioning for films in Boston at age fourteen. Her first ...more
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Alexandra East is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston
Age 29, Credits: Ted, The Fighter & The Town

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Nationality: United States of America

Alexandra East is an actress.
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Alexandra Kerry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Actors From Boston

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Alexandra Forbes Kerry (born September 5, 1973) is an American filmmaker. She is a partner at Locomotive Films and co-founder of Fictional Pictures, a film production company based in New York ...more